Kathy Martinez
WASHINGTON — Assistant Secretary Martinez Addresses Health Care Professionals with Disabilities Policy Roundtable
Co-hosted by ODEP-NOND

Advancing Inclusion in Health Care

NOND is Internationally Unique
Founded by nurses with disabilities and governed by a majority of nurses with disabilities.


Major law change: Section 503 to Hire People with Disabilities to take Effect on Monday, March 24, 2014

NOND is an open membership, cross-disability, professional organization that works to promote equity for people with disabilities and chronic health conditions in nursing.

Through education and advocacy, we aim to:
  • promote best practices in education and employment;
  • provide resources to individuals, nursing and disability organizations, and educational and healthcare institutions;
  • influence the provision of culturally responsive nursing practice; and
  • create systemic improvements.

Complete Vision & Mission

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Building an Inclusive Workforce: A Four-Step Reference Guide to Recruiting, Hiring, and Retaining Employees with Disabilities - The Department of Labor Office of Disability Employment Policy has published this four-step reference guide to recruiting, hiring, and retaining employees with disabilities.
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To Disclose or Not to Disclose?
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